Earning $120,000 or $45,300?

Actuaries on top of salary projection Senior Trevor Taylor is studying actuarial science, or as he calls it, “mathematical fortune telling” for insurance companies. In a more technical sense, actuaries use statistical and mathematical methods to assess risk in insurance and other industries. Their findings might determine things like auto insurance rates in a particular […]

Editorial comment: Media too focused on US medals

The Olympics provide an extraordinary opportunity for underprivileged athletes from across the globe to participate in a primary global event, one that celebrates competition and determination. However, U.S. media coverage of these ancient games is focusing primarily on U.S. athletes alone and not on lesser-known Olympians from around the world. Many athletes from countries such as […]